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January 28th, 2014, 15:23
Originally Posted by DArtagnan View Post
You actually CAN fire a gun at an up or down angle in Doom - it just does it automatically for you depending on where the enemy is located.
Yeah, I know, that's exactly what I'm referring to - he used it as an argument as to why Doom isn't "3D":

Originally Posted by DArtagnan View Post
That's why 2.5D is a stupid term, because it's not the lack of a third dimension, it's the incomplete implementation of vector math (polygons and texture maps) for all the objects.
That's how most of us use the term anyway. As we discovered in this thread, at least one person disagrees.
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